Website Terms of Use

These Terms of Use, together with the terms and policies referred to below, set out the terms on which you may use the www.velo.renold.com website (this site). Use of this site includes accessing, browsing or registering to use this site.

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before you start to use this site, as they will apply to your use of this site.

By using this site, you confirm that you accept these Terms of Use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you are not authorised to use this site.

Who we are and how to contact us

This site is operated by Renold Power Transmission Limited. We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 182382 and have our registered office at Trident 2, Trident Business Park, Styal Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester M22 5XB United Kingdom. Our VAT number is 145 1238 90.

References in these Terms of Use to “we”, “us” and “our”, are to Renold Power Transmission Limited.

To contact us, please email us at velo@renold.com.

Other terms that may apply to you

Our Privacy Policy (which sets out the terms on which we process your personal data) and our Cookies Policy (which sets out information about the cookies on this site) will also apply to your use of this site.

Should you wish to purchase any of the products on this site, the supply of those products will be subject to our Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Changes to these Terms of Use

We may revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page every time you wish to use this site, to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

Accessing this site

This site is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that this site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue, change or restrict the availability of all or any part of this site made freely available without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason this site is unavailable or interrupted at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to this site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access this site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

This site is directed to users in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through this site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

Your account and password

If you register for an account on this site and choose, or you are provided with, login details, a password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose such information to any third party.

We have the right to disable your account at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms of Use. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your login details, password or other security information for this site, you must promptly notify us at velo@renold.com and take steps to change your password.

Your use of this site

You may use this site only for lawful purposes. In particular, you may not use this site:

  • for any fraudulent purpose;
  • in any way that infringes our proprietary rights or those of any third party (including intellectual property rights and rights to privacy);
  • to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation to any person; and/or
  • to upload, disseminate or otherwise distribute any content that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, harassing, racially, religiously or ethnically offensive or discriminatory or otherwise objectionable.

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to this site, for example reviews of our products, you must comply with all applicable content standards. You will be liable to us for any breach of those standards and we have the right to remove any posting you make on this site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the applicable content standards. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to this site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, right to privacy or other proprietary rights.

When you upload or post content to this site, you grant us right to host such content on this site for the purpose for which it has been submitted and to grant other visitors to this site the right to use such content in accordance with these Terms of Use.

Breach of any of these Terms of Use will result in the immediate termination of your right to use our site. You must, at our option and on demand, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made of our site or any part of it.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You agree:

  • not to use this site to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic or time bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other technologically harmful programs, data or code;
  • not to attempt to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
    • any part of this site;
    • any database connected to this site;
    • any equipment or network on which this site is stored or which is connected to this site; and/or
    • any software used in the provision of this site; and
  • not to attack this site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching this provision, you could commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990 (and may commit additional offences under local laws in other applicable jurisdictions). We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately.

Our IP rights

The domain name, copyright, design rights, trade marks and other intellectual property rights subsisting in and/or relating to this site are owned by us (or our licensors as applicable). You are only entitled to make personal use of this site in accordance with these Terms of Use. Any further use of our intellectual property rights is subject to our prior written permission.

RENOLD VELO and RENOLD VELO CT (device) are UK registered trade marks of Renold plc. You are not permitted to use these trade marks without our prior approval

You are entitled to print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any pages of this site for your own personal use and to share links to our site with your personal contacts.

You are not entitled to modify any paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded from this site in any way and you are not entitled to use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. You also agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of this site in contravention of these Terms of Use.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.

You are not entitled to use this site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us.

Changes to this site

We may update this site from time to time, and may change the content at any time (including to reflect changes to our products and to make improvements). We do not guarantee that this site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

Do not rely on information on this site

The content on this site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on this site.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on this site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on this site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Limitation of our liability

We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of our products to you, which are set out in our Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Please note that we only provide this site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use this site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of any business of yours (including but not limited to:

  • loss of profits, sales, business or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation;
  • waste of management or office time; or
  • any indirect, special or consequential loss or damage).

If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will not be liable for damage that you could have avoided by following our advice to apply an update offered to you free of charge or for damage that was caused by you failing to correctly follow our instructions or to have in place the minimum system requirements advised by us.  

The security of communications sent over the Internet (including by e-mail) is subject to many factors outside of our control. We do not guarantee the security or confidentiality of any electronic communications and shall not be responsible to you for any loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of the transmission of any such communications. We shall have no liability for your inability to connect to or to access this site which may result from any faults, errors or problems relating to your PC hardware, software, network or security, or your Internet service provider or any other similar problem.

Although we use reasonable efforts to ensure that this site is free from viruses and other malicious or harmful content, we do not guarantee that this site will be secure or free from such content. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access this site. You should use your own virus protection software.

Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on this site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites or their content. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Our rights

If we determine, in our discretion, that there has been a breach of these Terms of Use, we may take such action as we deem appropriate. Failure to comply with these Terms of Use may result in all or any of the following actions:

  • issue of a warning to you;
  • immediate (temporary or permanent) withdrawal of your right to use this site;
  • legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from your breach of the Terms of Use; and/or
  • disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of the Terms of Use. The responses described in these Terms of Use are not limited and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

Linking to this site

You may link pages of this site to your personal social media accounts where social media sharing plug-ins are available on this site.

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

Any other linking to this site is prohibited without our prior written consent.

You must not:

  • establish a link in a way that is not fair or legal;
  • establish a link in such a way as to damage our reputation or take advantage of it;
  • establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists;
  • establish a link to this site in any website that is not owned by you;
  • establish a link to this site in any website that includes unlawful or fraudulent content, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
  • frame this site on any other site; or
  • create a link to any part of this site other than the home page (unless using a social media plug-in that we have made available).

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to make any use of content on this site other than permitted in these Terms of Use, please contact velo@renold.com.

Applicable law

These Terms of Use and the documents referred to in them are governed by English law and legal proceedings can be brought in respect of these Terms of Use in the English courts. If you live in Scotland you can bring legal proceedings in either the Scottish or the English courts. If you live in Northern Ireland you can bring legal proceedings in respect of the products in either the Northern Irish or the English courts.

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1 November 2018